Archive for May 2nd, 2012

Johnson County, regional horsemen honored

The horse has long been one of the most iconic animals in American history. From Trigger to Secretariat to Mr. Ed, horses have held a special place in our countrys popular culture. Perhaps even more importantly, horses played a...


Goreville Beta Club inducts new members

The Goreville High School Beta Club inducted 18 new members into the national society and honored 12 outgoing members in a ceremony held at the school cafeteria Thursday, April 26. The new pledges, pictured above, are inducted ...


Goreville schools hosts SMART technology showcase

Goreville Community Unit School District #1 recently hosted a SMART Experience event showcasing the schools use of SMART technology in its classrooms. Seven different school districts and community leaders were treated to demon...


Val Jean Adams

Val Jean Adams, 75, of Creal Springs, died at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 27, 2012, at his home with his family by his side. It was Mr. Adams wishes that his body be cremated and no services held. Blue Funeral Home in Marion is in...